By Erik Raymond on Sep 9, 2014
Are you constantly mining the same sources for your sermon illustrations?
By Steven Furtick on Aug 3, 2016
It’s easy enough to say we need to be patient with the process. To talk about the benefits of weaknesses. To extol the virtues of embracing who we really are.
But I think we all know why we are in such a hurry to change.
By Rick Long on Jun 11, 2018
Does preaching for life-change always produce a watered down message?
By Dean Shriver on Dec 12, 2011
Thinking about moving to another church? Before you do, consider the benefits of "not" changing churches.
By Tim Challies on Dec 15, 2016
Technologies are good in that they allow us to carry out our God-given mandate (Gen. 4). But every technology also brings risk; it brings change. Innovations subtly shift our understanding of ourselves and the world around us.
By Ed Stetzer on Oct 25, 2013
Does your preaching give people everything they need to embrace change? Ed Stetzer offers practical suggestions for moving people forward.
By Michael Duduit on Sep 23, 2016
Barna makes these observations: “Attracting churchless people to corporate faith usually requires more than a few incremental refinements in outreach strategy and tactics. This is about more than improved marketing and having greeters at the church’s front door."
By Charles Stone on May 5, 2017
In your church you’re probably trying to bring change in some way or are contemplating it.
By Ed Stetzer on Feb 23, 2018
Ed Stetzer discusses the importance of transformation in the life of a Christian and offers points to assist the preacher in helping their congregation see it through.
By Rick Warren on Mar 12, 2018
I'll say it over and over: The purpose of preaching is obedience. That is why you should always preach for response, aiming for people to act on what is said.
By John Bisagno on Jun 7, 2018
Are you making ministry changes according to the latest "church growth" fads or the prompting of the Holy Spirit?
By Joe Mckeever on Jun 25, 2014
After two degrees and twenty years' experience, Joe McKeever didn't need more education, but he needed help.
By Matt Wade on Oct 17, 2016
The cold winter of depression or anxiety isn't forever, because seasons do change. No, not because our pain disappears, but because we have been here before and we made it out.
By John Holm on Dec 11, 2012
Change is difficult under the best of circumstances. Here's how to soften the blow and prepare your people.
By Chris Foster on Nov 21, 2013
Are there laws that define a sermon as good or bad, effective or ineffective, memorable or forgettable?